Teaser trailer (2 minutes) created for "Lunatics!" web series pilot episode, titled "No Children in Space", released July 8, 2013. Lunatics is a near-future science-fiction story about the very first permanent settlement on the Moon, being made using free-software multimedia tools, released under a free-culture license (CC By-SA 3.0). We are an entirely fan-funded project. See our site for details: http://lunatics.tv Credits for this trailer: Writer - Rosalyn Hunter... Topics: sciencefiction, freeculture, freesoftware, blender, animation, 3d, lunatics, soyuz, space, moon,...
Free PDF E-book version of Achieving Impossible Things with Free Culture and Commons-Based Enterprise, by Free Software Magazine columnist Terry Hancock. 290 pages with 94 illustrations Available in paperback or hardback from Free Software Magazine Press. Additional information at: http://fsmsh.com/2770 From the cover: How did they do that? Six “impossible things”: GNU/Linux, Wikipedia, the Creative Commons, the Blender Foundation, Open Hardware, and the OLPC/Sugar project. All created... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: free software, open source, free culture, commons-based peer production, commons-based enterprise,...
This is a DVD ISO designed by Terry Hancock, using a collection of animated videos by Nina Paley (already available separately on Internet Archive: http://www.archive.org/details/NinaVision). There is a tutorial at Free Software Magazine ( http://fsmsh.com/3267 ) which describes in detail how this DVD was mastered, using QDVDAuthor. As of the first upload, there are still a few issues with this master, specifically: 1) Poor video quality on the "Copying Is Not Theft" and the trailer... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: nina paley, animation, fertco, fetch, lexi, pandorama, stork, cancer cells, dvd
by*Credits:* S. Terebey (Extrasolar Research Corp.) and NASA [ http://www.nasa.gov/ ]
*Description*: This NASA Hubble Telescope near-infrared image of newborn binary stars (image center) reveals a long thin nebula pointing toward a faint companion object (bottom left) which could be the first extrasolar planet to be imaged directly. The brightest objects in the image are the binary protostars, which illuminate an extended cloud of gas and dust (image center) from which the stars formed. So much dust surrounds these protostars that they are virtually invisible at optical... Topics: TMR-1C, What -- Near Infrared Camera and Multi-Object Spectrometer (NICMOS), What -- Hubble Space... Source: http://hubblesite.org/newscenter/archive/releases/1998/19/image/a/
Proposal video for a free-software development project to add Dmedia features to Blender, using a metaphorical 3D-animated presentation. Also the first final, fully-animated production from Anansi Spaceworks. Topics: blender, dmedia, lunatics, anansi spaceworks, 3d, filesystem
Sintel (15-minute animated fantasy created by the Blender Foundation's Durian Open Movie Project) remastered in high-definition "Lib-Ray" format. This is a PROTOTYPE of the Lib-Ray free/open fixed media format for high-definition video without DRM or other "anti-features". Since it is a prototype, it comes with no guarantees about stability or compatibility, but it is best viewed using Google's Chromium web browser in full-screen mode on a system with a 1920x1080 "full... Topics: lib-ray, sintel, movie, high-definition, video